Operation COCA sees to the arrest of one person for theft
By Cindy Witten
24 January 2009
One person was arrested for the theft of a motor vehicle yesterday morning when Metro Police continued operation COCA, and patrolled Woodstock and Salt River.
292 traffic offences were recorded, including 71 for unlicensed motor vehicles and 93 for driving without a licence. 54 motorists were also fined for not wearing a safety belt.
According to an issued press release, Metro Police spokesperson, Nowellen Petersen says that Metro Police will not tolerate lawlessness on City roads.
“These types of traffic offences remain a major concern, as it means that there are too many drivers and vehicles that are not fit to be on our roads,” said Petersen.